- DoMark International (DOMK) Invests in New Multimedia Games Product Developer
May 24 2013 3:00 PM ET
- 3 Unexpected Trend Changes in the Foreclosures and Housing Market - Reported by RealEstateLicense.org
May 24 2013 12:58 PM ET
"We're seeing three surprises in the housing market today. Despite the 'bad economy' foreclosures are down, there's been a shift in the underlying reasons for new foreclosures, and the purchasing power of cash buyers is increasing." says Jeffry Evans, real estate agent, investor and founder of RealEstateLicense.org.
"Foreclosure filings -- including notices of default, scheduled auctions and bank repossessions -- during the first quarter fell 23% from a year earlier, the lowest level since the second quarter of 2007" according to CNN.
- GDN Releases Research Papers, Policy Briefs & Documentaries That Take a Fresh Look at Agricultural Policies in South Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa
May 24 2013 12:52 PM ET
The GDN project, Supporting Policy Research to Inform Agricultural Policy in Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia, commissioned ten country research teams in 2011, to carry out a rigorous process of synthesizing existing knowledge on agricultural issues in South Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa.
- Runza® Delivers Sandwiches, Draws Smiles from Tabitha Meals on Wheels Clients
May 24 2013 12:51 PM ET
For the second consecutive year, Tabitha teamed up with Runza® Restaurants and Braeda Fresh Express Café to treat Tabitha Meals on Wheels clients to a special restaurant meal, delivered right to their door. More than 400 meal recipients recently enjoyed a Runza Sandwich and fresh-baked cookie provided by the restaurants, along with the rest of a well-balanced, nutritious meal provided by Tabitha.
- Flagship Food Group Closes Deal With Atlantic Foods Group
May 24 2013 12:11 PM ET
LOS ANGELES, May 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Flagship Food Group announced today that it has closed on its acquisition of Atlantic Foods Group, Ltd. The transaction will bring together two businesses focused on developing, sourcing, manufacturing, and distributing a wide range of innovative food products for retail and restaurant customers.
- DECISIVE ANALYTICS Corporation recognized as one of the Top 10 Best Places to Work
May 24 2013 12:04 PM ET
ARLINGTON, Va., May 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- DECISIVE ANALYTICS Corporation was recognized as one of the Best Places to Work by the Washington Business Journal for the 4th consecutive year! DECISIVE ANALYTICS Corporation was once again raked in the Top 10 out of more than 250 medium sized companies based in the Greater Washington area.
- PennDOT Urges All Vehicle Operators to Share the Road
May 24 2013 12:02 PM ET
HARRISBURG, Pa., May 24, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With temperatures rising and more motorcycles traveling on Pennsylvania roadways, PennDOT is urging motorists to share the road and watch out for motorcycles throughout the riding season.
"I urge all motorists to use common sense, obey the law and keep their attention solely on the task of driving," PennDOT Secretary Barry J. Schoch said. "Our message to all drivers and motorcyclists is to share in the responsibility of keeping all road users safe, and do your part by safely sharing the road."
- VOXX International Corporation To Participate In The 10th Annual Craig-Hallum Institutional Investor Conference
May 24 2013 12:00 PM ET
HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., May 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- VOXX International Corporation (NASDAQ: VOXX), today announced that Pat Lavelle, President and Chief Executive Officer and Michael Stoehr, SVP and Chief Financial Officer will attend the 10th Annual Craig-Hallum Institutional Investor Conference at the Minneapolis Marriott City Center on Wednesday, May 29, 2013. The presentation will not be webcast, though an updated slide presentation will be uploaded to the Company's website, www.voxxintl.com. Additionally, portfolio managers and analyst
- Kansas City team wins international awards in NASA Space Apps Challenge
May 24 2013 12:00 PM ET
KANSAS CITY, Mo., May 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Two mobile applications created by a team of Kansas City digital professionals have won global awards in the 2013 NASA International Space Apps Challenge, putting both host site Ingenology and Kansas City's tech development talent in the global spotlight.
- Disney Parks Kick Off a 'Monstrous Summer' With 24 Hours of Magic on Both Coasts
May 24 2013 12:00 PM ET
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. and ANAHEIM, Calif., May 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Walt Disney World and Disneyland Resorts kicked off a Monstrous Summer by giving guests the chance to spend 24 magical hours inside three Disney theme parks.
From 6 a.m. May 24 to 6 a.m., May 25, 2013, on each coast, guests experienced unprecedented monster madness inside Magic Kingdom park at Walt Disney World Resort, as well as Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure Park at the Disneyland Resort – heading into Memorial Day Weekend, the traditional start of the family travel season.
- Aquasition Corp. Receives Nasdaq Deficiency Notice
May 24 2013 12:00 PM ET
NEW YORK, May 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Aquasition Corp. (AQU) (the "Company") today announced that on May 20, 2013 the Company received a notice from the Nasdaq Stock Market ("Nasdaq") that the Company no longer complies with Nasdaq's rules for continued listing as a result of its failure to timely file its Annual Report on Form 20-F in violation of Nasdaq Rule 5250(c)(1). The Company has 60 days from the date of the notice to provide Nasdaq with a plan to regain compliance.
- Statement of Terry O'Sullivan, General President, Laborers' International Union of North America, On the Collapse of the Interstate 5 Skagit River Bridge
May 24 2013 11:59 AM ET
WASHINGTON, May 24, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Terry O'Sullivan, General President of LIUNA, made the following statement today regarding the collapse of the Interstate 5 Bridge over the Skagit River in Washington State:
- Bunge Announces Annual Meeting Results
May 24 2013 11:59 AM ET
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced the results of its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders, which was held this morning in New York City.
Election of Directors: Shareholders elected Bernard de La Tour, William Engels, L. Patrick Lupo, and Soren Schroder as directors for a three-year term. Bunge's Board now has 11 directors.
- FMCSA Shuts Down Colorado-based Trucking Company GD Cars, Inc.
May 24 2013 11:57 AM ET
WASHINGTON, May 24, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has ordered Aurora, Colo.-based trucking company GD Cars, Inc., USDOT No. 2373977, to immediately cease all operations, declaring that its vehicles and drivers pose an imminent hazard to public safety.
GD Cars' primary business is transporting used cars and trucks in interstate commerce.
- Concierge Auctions Sets Yet Another Record Price With Yesterday's Live Auction Of A 2.21-Acre Estate In Plano, Texas
May 24 2013 11:50 AM ET
PLANO, Texas, May 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- New York-based Concierge Auctions is pleased to announce yesterday's record sale of a luxurious home known as Grand Gables at Kings Gate, located in a gated, exclusive community only 25 minutes outside of downtown Dallas. 11 bidders competed in the auction and produced an impressive result: the highest recorded sale price in Kings Gate in the past four years and the highest in all of Plano in over a year.
- NSSF Poster Urges Wildfire Prevention
May 24 2013 11:48 AM ET
NEWTOWN, Conn., May 24, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With the fire outlook in the West already being called severe, the National Shooting Sports Foundation is getting the jump on reminding target shooters and hunters to be cautious when using firearms in hot, dry environments and to share its fire-prevention poster with others in the outdoors community.
- HackensackUMC at Pascack Valley Holds Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony to Officially Introduce New State-of-the-Art Community Hospital
May 24 2013 11:40 AM ET
WESTWOOD, N.J., May 24, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Thursday, May 23 at HackensackUMC at Pascack Valley, Hackensack University Health Network and LHP Hospital Group officials, as well as state dignitaries, gathered to officially introduce the return of healthcare to the Pascack and Northern Valley communities. HackensackUMC at Pascack Valley will be the recipient of the first license New Jersey has granted to a new hospital since 1984.
- Ogilvy & Mather Named Most Effective Advertising Agency Network In North America and Ogilvy & Mather New York Named Most Effective Agency Office
May 24 2013 11:37 AM ET
NEW YORK, May 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ogilvy & Mather North America was ranked as the most effective agency in North America for the second consecutive year by the Effie organization. Additionally, Ogilvy & Mather New York was named most effective individual agency office. These accolades are based on the analysis of the North America Effie Awards finalist and winner data from the past year and were officially announced at the 45th annual Effie Awards Gala in New York on Wednesday.
- Department of Energy Recognizes HEI Hotels & Resorts for Leadership and Achievement in Better Buildings Challenge
May 24 2013 11:35 AM ET
NORWALK, Conn., May 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Department of Energy recognized HEI Hotels & Resorts this week for its continued success and leadership as a participant in the Better Buildings Challenge, announcing the company is on track to meet goals of reducing energy consumption and increasing energy efficiency. Since baseline year 2008, HEI Hotels & Resorts has reduced energy usage by 9 percent across more than 10 million square feet.
- Cushing® Renaissance Fund Announces Quarterly Distribution
May 24 2013 11:34 AM ET
DALLAS, May 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cushing® Renaissance Fund (NYSE: SZC) declared a quarterly distribution for the fiscal quarter ending May 31, 2013 of $0.41 per common share. The Fund's distribution will be payable on June 20, 2013 to shareholders of record on June 12, 2013. The ex-date for the Fund's distribution is June 10, 2013.